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EUREKA- Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District is asking residents to conserve water Wednesday. A new connection is being installed and will temporarily shut off the water supply to a portion of the system.

The shutdown is anticipated to last between 12 and 24 hours. The water district will make sure all local reservoirs are full going into shutdown. Residents and businesses in Arcata,...

ARCATA- The city of Arcata has been awarded $1.6 million to develop the city's economy and low income housing.

A portion of the grant will go toward improving Juniper apartments on Valley East Boulevard. The city said the funding will improve living conditions for low income families renting there.

The grant will also go toward the city's business loan program which assists large...

Investigators are still looking into the cause of a structure fire in Eureka. The City of Arcata is reminding hunters of some ground rules for the marsh and wildlife sanctuary. More than 20 riders saddled up at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds for an "Arena Play Day". Humboldt Bay Fire hosted Bark in the Park, a 5k run/walk for man and his best friend. Discovery Museum offered a "Free Museum...

EUREKA- A Eureka home burst into flames just before 8 p.m. Saturday.

Humboldt Bay Fire crews responded to the structure fire on the 3100 block of M Street around 7:45 p.m. When crews arrived they found the garage and roof of the home in flames. The fire began to spread to the outside of a neighboring home, but was soon knocked down by firefighters.

“Fortunately, we were able to...

A man is dead and two are injured after a collision on Highway 101 S, South of the Stafford Road Under-crossing near Scotia. Humboldt Bay Fire holds an open house event at Fire Station 1. The Arcata Plaza is filled with people as local kids show off their homemade salsa in the Youth Salsa Recipe Competition. Plus, it's a bacon lover's dream, hundreds of pounds of bacon were up for grabs at...

A man died when the Hummer H2 vehicle he was driving, went off the roadway and down an embankment striking two trees. 

The solo crash was reported at 11:11 p.m. Friday on southbound 101 near Stafford. 

The male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

A male passenger was transported to Redwood Memorial Hospital with major injuries. 

The cause of the crash is...

EUREKA- The Humboldt Bay HazMat team is called to the Eureka Wastewater Treatment Plant for a leak of hazardous chemicals.

Fire officials say workers at the plant were working on a one-ton cylinder containing sulfur dioxide, when the gasket on a metering device broke before 3:30 p.m. on Friday.  Some sulfur dioxide leaked out and fire officials say the leak was contained at about 3:45 p...

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